Tell us about your family?
I’ve been married to my best friend since 1990, and we have 3 amazing daughters. In addition, we have a bearded dragon named Smaug, an amazon parrot named Penny, and a dachshund named Darcy.
Where do you live?
I’ve lived outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA since 1990, but grew up in Akron, Ohio.
How did you choose your design name?
That was easy as I had been using EM Designs in my photography work for years.
When (and why) did you start designing?
I started designing in 2014 to contribute to blog trains and share my creations. I also spent 3 years as a CT.
What inspires you?
I’m inspired by photography, art, designs, and by designing. I like to get started and see where my creativity leads me.